|Digital Tipping Point: Hermann-Josef Pelgrim, Mayor of Schwaebisch Hall 01 - Christian Einfeldt|
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This particular segment features Hermann-Josef Pelgrim, the Mayor of Schwaebish Hall, a town which the Germans call the "Linux City", due to the fact that it runs entirely on open source software. In this snip, Mayor Pelgrim talks about the history of migrating his small city's infrastructure to Linux...
Keywords: Hermann-Josef Pelgrim; Pelgrim, Hermann-Josef; Schwaebisch Hall; Germany; Libraries And Open Source
|Digital Tipping Point: John William Templeton looks at Free Open Source Software and African American culture and innovation 05 - Christian Einfeldt|
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. Thanks to Thomas King, a writer for Linux.com and LXer, for doing the rough editing for this series of interview segments! This series of 11 interview segments features John William Templeton, a widely published historian, journalist, and business commentator. John is president and executive editor of eAccess Corp...
Keywords: John William Templeton; Templeton, John William; Schools as undershot customers; schools as overshot customers; Modularity And Open Source; Flexibility of Free Open Source Software; Schools And Open Source; Microsoft As Evil Or Not; Microsoft Windows displacing Free Open Source Software alternatives; Microsoft's donations facilitating Lock-in; Lock-in And Microsoft; Microsoft And Lock-in; Open Standards, Importance Of; Children And Open Source; Libraries And Open Source